|Suspense - The Cask of Amontillado|
In World War II Italy, Count Montressor has watched with horror as his former stable boy became a powerful Nazi general. In the process, General Fortanato has murdered the Count's sister and stolen his wife. Knowing the General plans to murder him, Count Montressor lures him into the palace's catacombs to taste the rare cask of Amontillado he has procured. Air Date: October 11, 1949
Keywords: Suspense; Classic TV; Edgar Allan Poe; Bela Lugosi
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This is a rare episode of "You Asked For It", a program that originated in 1950 on the Du Mont Network, moved to the ABC network in the mid 50s, where it was cancelled in 1959, only to be revived three times in subsequent decades. The premise of the show was that viewers would choose the entertainment by writing in and requesting a program about a certain subject or featuring a certain personality, character or act...
Keywords: Classic TV; Du Mont Network; ABC; You Asked For It; Bela Lugosi
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